30 May 2006

Sherborne Country Fair (1)

The bank holiday weekend was rounded off by a family visit to Sherborne Castle Country Fair. This took place at Sherborne Castle, about 25 miles north of Weymouth and in the heart of the Dorset countryside.

The castle itself was built by Sir Walter Raleigh, and replaced an earlier building, now ruined. The main focus of attention was not, for once, historic buildings, but all the fun of the (country) fair...

Moss seemed to have a particularly good time

Some nice horses...

...and curley-horned sheep

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